ArcScene: CAD drawing layers don't have Refresh option in their context menu

Last Published: April 25, 2020


CAD drawing layers in ArcScene do not have a Refresh choice, on their context menu, that is accessible from the scene's Table of Contents.


This is a known issue.

Solution or Workaround

Invalidate the layer by changing one if its properties then resetting it. The invalidation will cause the equivalent of a refresh.

    Article ID:000004390

    • ArcMap 8 x

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